Keep hearing USB plug/unplug sound - Inspiron 1525

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  1. BuddaTele

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    The alert sound when plugging or unplugging a USB device keeps going off out of nowhere while the laptop is running normally. Sometimes it does it 5 times in a row, when I haven't even plugged/unplugged anything. Any solution for this?
     
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    whizzo Advocatus Diaboli

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    but you do have something plugged in, right?
     
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    Yes, my printer and mouse are currently plugged in, although it also does it when nothing is plugged in.
     
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    Someone had it recently with the memory card reader blank - even though it's just a piece of plastic you still get the hardware removal noise when plugging it in. Take the blank out and put it back in and see if it stops the noise.
     
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    I just gave it a shot, hopefully that takes care of it!
     
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